Justice Advocacy Service (JAS) is a program of Intellectual Disability Rights Service. We support people who have cognitive impairments in the criminal justice system. We provide support to defendants/suspects, witnesses and victims. Our support extends to making referrals to mainstream and disability services, training justice and other staff, facilitating an understanding of court orders.
Address: 370 Pitt St, Sydney NSW, 2000
Contact Number: 1300 665 908
Hours of Service: 9:00am-5:00pm- Monday-Friday. 24/7 supports for people in police custody.
Area organisation services: Statewide.
Languages other than English available: Nil.
Referral Pathway: Self-referral, phone, in office or email. All of the above. Ph: 1300 665 908
Eligibility Criteria: Any age. People who have a cognitive impairment. No evidence of cognitive impairment required upon referral.
Any Applicable fees: Nil.